Robot toys and gift picks

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Robot toys and gifts

There’s a lot to love about robots (and not just the fact that they inspired the robot dance), so it’s little wonder that robot toys and gifts make some of the most sought-after kiddie gear around.

We’ve searched high and low to round up some of the cutest, coolest and craftiest robot goodies in the country. From beep-bopping robot toys to that winning piece of décor for the kids’ rooms, you’ll find the perfect prezzie right here.

Cheap and cheerful…(under $20)

  • Storybooks
  • Shaped crayons
  • Magnets
  • Wind-up robot
  • Pencil case
  • Craft Kits

A bit more…(under $50)

  • Wall decals
  • Pyjamas
  • Planter
  • Swaddle set

Splash out…

  • Wall clock
  • STEM robotics and coding kits
  • Wallpaper
  • Interactive robot
  • Bed linen
  • Construction set

Robot Planter

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Jolly Whale Planter

Jolly Whale 3D Robot Succulent Planter ($35)

Is your robo-kid a bit of a green thumb, too? This build-it-yourself planter includes 71 pieces that slot together to form an insanely cute robot plant holder, ready for some succulents. And if plants aren’t the kids’ thing, you can totally use it to store other treasures.

Buy Now from Etsy

Wooden Robot Toys

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Tender Leaf Toys Robot Construction

Tender Leaf Toys Robot Construction Toys ($39.95)

With this set of 17 wooden robot parts, kids can build their very own robo-pals for playing out all kinds of scenes. And when it’s time to mix things up, simply swap up the arms, legs, heads and bodies for even more fun! This is an absolute winner for little ones who love to build.

Buy Now from Toy Galaxy

Robot Bike Bell

Best Robot Gifts and Toys: B Twin Robot Bike Bell

B Twin Kids Robot Bike Bell ($8)

Cutest bike bell ever? We sure think so. Unlike some old-school bells, this adorable bike accessory is a cinch to use; a simple tap is enough to sound an alert. This robo-bell will fit bikes with handlebars between 19 – 22mm in diameter.

Buy Now from Decathlon

Robot Stamps

Robot Toys and Gifts: Stamp-a-Lot Robot Stamps

Stamp-a-Lot Robot Rubber Stamp Set ($23)

Expect to see lots of inky robots on the kids’ artwork! This set includes ten retro robot stampers and two coloured stamp pads, all bundled up perfectly in a super-cute tin. Such a cute gift idea for creative kidlets.

Buy Now from That's 2 Cute

Robot Backpack

Bright Star Kids Robot Backpack

Bright Star Kids Robot Backpack (from $44.95)

Perfect for school and play, this personalised robot-themed backpack is destined to get loads of good use. It comes with adjustable straps, a bottle holder and it can fit the whole day’s gear inside. Choose from pink or blue.

Buy Now from Bright Star Kids

Robot Shape Puzzle

MudPuppy robot shape puzzle

MudPuppy Robot Shape Puzzle ($22.75)

The robot 50 piece shaped character puzzle from Mudpuppy features an adorable illustration of a robot. The finished puzzle is cut to the shape of the robot adding a special wow-factor when completed.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Transfer Set

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Tiger Tribe Transfer Magic

Tiger Tribe Transfer Magic Create-a-Robot Set ($12)

Boredom begone! This perfectly packaged craft kit comes with everything kids need to create their own robot character. Just choose a background card, select some retro robo-parts from the transfer sheets – and bring the bots to life!

Buy Now from Tiger Tribe

Robot Coding Kit

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Primo Toys Cubetto

Primo Toys Cubetto Robot Coding Kit ($472)

Cubetto is the sweet little wooden robot helping children as young as three years of age to learn the basics of coding through fun, tactile play. There are no screens involved and there’s no need for littlies to be able to read. It’s the perfect introduction to the world of programming.

Buy Now from Mighty Ape

Robot Stick Puzzle

Robot Stick Puzzle MudPuppy

6 in 1 Robot Lab Stick Puzzles ($29.95)

Mudpuppy robots puzzle sticks includes 24 double-sided pieces that create six different eight-piece puzzles, Sort the sticks by colour and place them in the puzzle tray to reveal six different images.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Egg Mould

Robot Toys and Gifts: Fred & Friends Funny Side Up Egg Mould

Fred & Friends Funny Side Up Egg Mould – Robot ($29.95)

Want your little robot fan to eat a healthy brekky? Here’s the answer. Made of food-grade silicone, and safe to pop in the dishwasher, you can count on this breakfast buddy being on high rotation throughout the week.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Ice Pop Moulds

Robot Toys and Gifts: Tovolo Robot Ice Pop Moulds

Tovolo Robot Ice Pop Moulds ($20)

Kids are going to love these robo-riffic popsicle moulds for the fun they bring to icy-pole time and parents will love knowing exactly what’s in them. Conveniently, this set of four moulds sit in a case that is slim enough to fit in the freezer door.

Buy Now from Trendy Lil' Treats

Robot Teepee

Robot Toys and Gifts: Robot Teepee Crate & Kids

Crate & Kids Robot World Teepee ($232.91)

Programmed for play, this fabulous themed teepee is the perfect hideaway for bot-lovers. It features bamboo poles and an ultra-tough canvas cover for years of enjoyment. Personalise it with your child’s name for a prezzie they’ll never forget.

Buy Now from Crate & Barrel

Robot Creations

Recycle Me Robots

RecycleMe The World of Robot ($29)

A complete box to transform its packaging in 6 fun robots and déjantés. A unique creative combining learning and recycling.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Lunch Box

SUCK UK Robot lunch box

Suck UK Lunch Bot ($54.95)

From the makers of some of the quirkiest gear around comes a retro robot lunchbox that will be the envy of the schoolyard. It is leak-proof, free of nasty chemicals, and roomy enough to contain a whole day’s worth of goodies.

Buy Now from Hard to Find

Robotic Toys

Best Robot Toys: KidsRobotix Wacky Robot

KidsRobotix Wacky Robot ($33.95)

He’s the wacky robot with moving arms and glowing LED eyes and a perfect pal for kiddos with an interest in construction, mechanics and robotics. This bot is recommended for ages eight and above and runs on batteries.

Buy Now from John Co Productions

Robot Onesie

Best Robot Gifts and Toys: Rock Your Baby Robotic Playsuit

Rock Your baby Robotic Long Sleeve Playsuit ($59.95)

Because you’re never too young to appreciate robots. This pure-cotton onesie comes from a homegrown brand and features ribbed cuffs, a snap-button crotch, plenty of stretch and oodles of cuteness. There will be swoons-a-plenty over this little number.

Buy Now from The Iconic

Robot Board Game

Best Robot Toys: Learning Resources Robot Face Race

Learning Resources Robot Face Race ($29.99)

Rainy days sorted. This robot-themed board game combines matching with building, and it’s going to have the littlies in stitches. The aim of the game is to be the first player to match five robot heads to the randomiser … the race is on!

Buy Now from Kidstuff

Robot Wallpaper

Robot Toys and Gifts: Reggie Robot Wallpaper

Harlequin Reggie Robot Wallpaper ($110 per 10m)

With this wallpaper up, the kids won’t want to leave their rooms! The print features vibrant pops of colour and loads of computer-style robots with different expressions. It is available with a choice of natural, blue or lime-green backgrounds.
Buy Now from Wallpaper Shop

Robot Puppet

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Folkmanis Robot Puppet

Folkmanis Robot Puppet ($121)

Get ready to hear a whole lot of beeps and boops! This fantastic robot hand puppet comes with movable mouth and arms, and it’s a brilliant tool for developing those fine-motor skills, improving language and encouraging loads of robot-themed imaginative play.

Buy Now from A Trip To The Moon

Robot Wall Decal

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: AJ Creativity Robot Wallpaper

AJ Creativity Robot Mural Decal (from $116.15)

Not only will this unmissable robot wallpaper completely transform bedrooms, but the adorable robot characters will keep kiddos company as they play and snooze. You can choose from either woven paper or self-adhesive vinyl. Customised sizing is welcome.

Buy Now from Etsy

Paper Robot Toys

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Pukaca Paper Robots

Pukaca Paper Robot Toys ($32.50)

After a robot gift for a crafty kiddie? This set includes ten sheets of recycled, coloured paper and instructions for cutting and creating three super-cute, movable robots. Once brought to life, they make fun little décor pieces for shelves and bedside tables.

Buy Now from Hard to Find

Robot Costume

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Mini Mad Things Robot Costume

Mini Mad Things Felt Robot Costume ($85)

If your littlies are mad about all things robots, they won’t want to take this off in a hurry. Made by hand right here in Australia, it includes a felt hat and vest with lots of fabulous details. We don’t know what we love more: the pom-pom buttons or that antenna!

Buy Now from Mini Mad Things

Wooden Robot Figure

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Soopsori Robot Toy

Soopsori Wooden Robot ($49.95)

Meet Sik Sik Yi. He’s a friendly wooden robot who loves to move and lives to play, and he’s one of our favourites when it comes to wooden robot toys. Handcrafted from various natural wood, this movable bot can sit, dance, wave and even kneel.

Buy Now from Big Dreams

Robot Dominoes

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Hape Robot Dominoes

Hape Robot Factory Dominoes ($74)

Dominoes may have been around forever, but they never fail to intrigue and mesmerise littlies – and keep them busy for a few hours. This robot-themed set includes a catapult, tipper car, ball track and loads of coloured dominoes for a complete robot production line.

Buy Now from Mighty Ape

Robot Socks

Robot Toys and Gifts: MADMIA Robot Socks

MADMIA Robot Socks ($29.90)

What better to dino-stomp through the day than in a pair of these?! Long, stretchy and brilliantly bonkers, these socks come with 3D robot arms and can be picked up in sizes to fit robot fanatics of all ages – from three to 99.

Buy Now from MADMIA

Robot Clock

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Owl and Otter Robot Clock

Owl & Otter Personalised Wooden Robot Clock ($82.50)

If you want to add a touch of robot flair to a bedroom without going all-out, this clock is a fabulous option. It’s made of oak wood and can be personalised with up to 12 characters or numbers, so you could use a date or a name, or both.

Buy Now from Hard to Find

Robot Crayons

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Tinta Robot Crayons

Tinta Beeswax Robot Crayons ($16.95)

Aussie-made and cute as buttons, these crayons are just the things for keeping little hands busy – whether at home, on holidays or at a restaurant. They’ve been crafted by hand from natural, organic and sustainable goodness and are the perfect size for tiny fingers.

Buy Now from Tinta Crayons

Wind-Up Robot

Robot Toys and Gifts: St. John Shanghai Lilliput Robot

St. John Shanghai Wind-Up Lilliput Robot ($21.95)

Ready to step back in time? This high-quality retro robot doesn’t just look like the robots of decades past, it’s actually made with the very same friction-motor mechanism. We’re especially loving that there are no batteries, cords or chargers needed to enjoy this old-school winner.

Buy Now from New Dimensions OZ

Robot Wall Art

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Joy Parade Co. Robot Wall Art

Joy Parade Co. Robot Wall Prints – Downloads ($12.68)

Wall art is an easy way to bring colour and a whole lot of flair to the kids’ rooms, and if your little one happens to be mad about robots, this set will very be loved indeed. The set includes six high-quality digital poster downloads that are ready to print, frame and enjoy!

Buy Now from Etsy

Soft Robot Toy

Nana huchy Rusty robot plushie

Nana Huchy Rusty the Robot Toy ($57)

Despite Rusty’s spanner-shaped hands, he’s actually not much of a fixer – except when it comes to turning frowns upside down. Perfectly sized for the most delicious of cuddles, this is a robot-pal the kids will cherish forever and ever.

Buy Now from Nana Huchy

Robot Magnets

Robot Toys and Gifts: Petit Collage Robot Remix Magnets

Petit Collage Robot Remix Magnetic Playset ($24.95)

It’s the perfect take-a-long play kit for little robot fans – in fact, this one will even fit in your handbag! The tin opens up to reveal two vibrant scenes with 25 mix-and-match magnets for building the ultimate bot.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Lunch Bag

Best Robot Toys & Gifts: SoYoung Insulated Robot Lunch Bag

SoYoung Robot Insulated Lunch Bag ($38.95)

No doubt about it, this is a lunch bag that will be the envy of the schoolyard. It is crafted from beautiful, raw uncoated linen and features a very handy leak-proof interior. It’s roomy enough to fit a whole day’s goodies securely inside and comes with a bonus back pocket, perfect for popping in a note for your little learner.

Buy Now from Biome

Robot Hand

4m kidzlabs robot hand

KidzLabs Robotic Hand ($27.50)

Build your own robotic hand with all the materials required provided in the box. Amaze your friends with its realistic gripping movements.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Floor Puzzle

Decoder floor puzzle Petite Collage

Petit Collage Robot Decoder Puzzle ($30)

Calling little investigators! The first step in this fun-packed set is to piece together the vibrant scene of bots hard at working building spaceships. Once complete, curious kids have to wear the included magic masks to hunt out all of the hidden objects in the scene. Hours of fun to be had with this one.

Buy Now from Cool Things

Robot Kaleidoscope

Mudpuppy Robot Kaleidoscope toy

MudPuppy Kaleidoscope Robotics Lab ($14.75)

Robotics Lab Mix and Match Kaleidoscope reveals colourful jewels when you turn the viewing tube. Additional fun on the outside with 3 robot friends to mix and match when you turn tube!

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot BookNo Bot The robot with no bottom

No-Bot, the Robot with No Bottom ($13.35)

Bernard the Robot loses his bottom on the park swing, and sets off to find it. Every time he gets close, it disappears again! Will Bernard EVER get his bottom back?

Buy Now from Amazon

Chewable Robot Pendant

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Jellystone Robot Pendant

Jellystone Robot Pendant ($16.95)

Jellystone’s sensory pendants were created to help children of any age to manage anxious feelings and concentrate better – and they double as massively fun kid-cessories. The robot range includes nine fun shades and each pendant is made from 100% food-grade silicone to be safe for chomping.

Buy Now from Jellystone Designs

Robot Umbrella

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Djeco Robot Umbrella

Djeco Robot Umbrella ($19.95)

It’s the perfect brolly for puddle-splashing robot fans. From Djeco, this umbrella is specifically designed for little hands to hold and has a safety feature to protect tiny digits. We love that the plastic is semi-transparent so littlies can watch the rain pour down!

Buy Now from Cute to Boot

Educational Robot

Robot Toys Artie robot

Educational Insights Artie 3000 ($96)

Artie is the award winning drawing robot that helps kids learn to code. With over 500 5-star reviews on Amazon the kids can get drawing with STEAM-style robotics to create visual masterpieces. If you can code it, Artie 3000 can draw it!

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Shoes

Robot Toys and Gifts: Attipas Robot Shoes

Attipas Robot Shoes ($39.95)

These bestselling, ergonomic bot-boots are part shoe, part sock, and they have been created to mimic the feel and flow of walking barefoot. With no buckles or straps, they’re a cinch to get on wriggly feet and they come with excellent grip and bucket-loads of flexibility.

Buy Now from Attipas

Interactive Robot

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Remoking Interactive Robot Toy

Remoking STEM Educational Interactive Robot ($40.99)

They’re the teeny robots that love to talk, sing, educate and play with littlies. Each robot comes runs on batteries and features light-up eyes, touch sensors and adjustable volume. You’ll get 20 game cards included with each bot.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Board Book

That's not my robot book

That’s Not My Robot by Fiona Watt ($10.75)

A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and toddlers. A little white mouse appears on every page, for children to spot.

Buy Now from Amazon

Robot Puzzle Game

Best Robot Toys and Gifts: Eeboo Build-a-Robot Game

Eeboo Build-a-Robot Spinner Game ($39.95)

With an easy-use spinner and four robot game boards, this is a fantastic rot-themed game for whiling away an afternoon with the kids. The aim is to be the first player to build your robot using the including robot parts. Game on!

Buy Now from Amazon

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